Some usability ideas for Ubuntu
kamping_kaiser at internode.on.net
Fri Mar 17 04:44:02 UTC 2006
>> > Low disk space notification should appear only for critical
>> > volumes (root and home partitions I think) and not for every disk
>> > volume.
> I have an old 64MB USB key. It fills rather rapidly. I *know* that
> it's full. I don't need to be reminded constantly when using it.
i had (untill 2 days ago) 5 of these "your discs are running low"
messages every time i logged in. (not the small ones in daper now, the
big ones). Not even critical partitions, just storage partitions/usb stick.
then i had a thing pop down from the top saying "you need to reboot",
and one side of my screen was popups telling me things i didnt need to
we realy dont need more popups, thanks all the same :)
> It's the old story: if you get an error message for every tiny thing
> that could possibly be slightly wrong, you get trained to ignore all
> error messages. Fundamentals of user interface design.
> *Michael T. Richter*
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